SALTON SEA: Generally slow tilapia action with the water temperature down significantly with cold nights. The park entrance fee is $5 with self-registration. The water is so low that launching is nearly impossible except for small boats (boaters should check with the main office at the recreation area before bringing a boat). The camp store is open Friday through Sunday. Information: Camp Store at 760-289-9455 (open Friday-Sunday). Salton Sea State Recreation Area main office at 760-393-3059, or the ranger station kiosk at 760-393-3052 (or mobile phone at 760-331-9944).
- Lower Desert Waters, Jan. 21 report
- Lower Desert Waters, Feb. 4 report